Earning a High School Diploma Online: Is it Real?

YES! eAchieve Academy online high school diplomas are absolutely legitimate.

eAchieve Academy awards students a real Waukesha School District diplmoa

There is no doubt a high school diploma opens up many doors for graduates. Online high school diplomas, though, sometimes have a stigma associated with them. A high school diploma from a charter school like eAchieve Academy is indistinguishable from a diploma awarded by any other high school in the Waukesha School District: it’s legal, valid, accredited and completely legitimate in the eyes of college recruiters. When you graduate from you have the option to attend the graduation ceremony in person or watch it streamed live online.

Will universities accept a diploma from an online high school?

This is a common concern both students and parents have regarding attending an online high school. By enrolling and graduating from eAchieve Academy, students will be able to apply to any university, community college or college program they desire without fear of having their diploma rejected.


Whether you have your heart set on a public university in Wisconsin or an Ivy League university, an online high school diploma from eAchieve Academy can take you anywhere.

Colleges DO accept online high school diplomas

Take eAchieve Academy’s accredited online courses to help earn a valid and legit high school diploma accepted by universities across the country.

Colleges and universities eAchieve graduates have attended in the past 5 years:

Online Wisconsin High School Dedicated to Student Success

The entire eAchieve Academy team is committed to helping each student succeed. All students are part of a support network with students and teachers across the state of Wisconsin. We offer personalized career planning resources and a wide course selection allowing high school students to choose classes to prepare for their career goals.

Our diverse, interactive online learning environment is tailored to meet student’s needs.

Where traditional high schools sometimes struggle, our online program provides students with the tools and knowledge needed to excel while learning at their own pace. With a proven record of success and a high graduation rate when compared to other online high schools, eAchieve Academy is the ideal alternative to traditional schooling options.

Online High School Diploma FAQs

Do online high school diplomas work for college acceptance?

If the diploma is from an accredited online high school, colleges will accept them. eAchieve Academy is part of the Wisconsin Public School System and carries the same weight in college admissions as a high school diploma from any other public high school in the state.

Can you get a high school diploma online?

Yes, eAchieve Academy offers free schooling to any high school student who is a resident of Wisconsin. Students under 21 can earn an accredited high school diploma online completely tuition-free. There are other ways to obtain high school diplomas by paying a fee, but those won’t get you a job or into college! eAchieve Academy is an excellent choice for homeschoolers or excellent students looking for AP credits for college or supplemental education on their own schedule.

Does the military accept online high school diplomas?

Online high school diplomas are in most cases accepted as completely legitimate & valid by the Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force and all other branches of the military.

In 2012 virtual schools were re-classified as Tier 1, a more acceptable rating, to increase the recruitment of students with alternative educations. Be sure to check with your local recruiter to ensure an online diploma earned through the Waukesha School District is accepted as legitimate.

What is the best online high school?

If we were biased, we’d say us! But since we’re in the business for the students, the best online high school is the one that best fits your goals for the future. eAchieve just may be the perfect online high school for you. Get started today.

Is online high school free?

Most online high school programs are not free because they are for profit. Unlike the hoards of for-profit online high schools in Wisconsin alone, eAchieve offers a free education to Wisconsin residents. So, yes, some online schools (like eAchieve Academy) are 100% free. Enroll for free.

What online high schools are nationally accredited?

There are many nationally accredited online high schools, but not all of them are free. Because we’re part of the Wisconsin Public School System, eAchieve Academy is free for Wisconsin residents, and our diplomas are accepted by college admissions departments all around the world!

Will my Milwaukee Public School (MPS) credits transfer?

Yes, any public school credit (or accredited private school credit) will transfer to eAchieve Academy.

How do I get an online high school diploma?

Well that’s a good idea. And there’s an easy answer. Request enrollment information and get started!